Moneyball transformed baseball. Now the same data-driven analytics and statistical models are coming to a human resources department near you. And they might just effect whether you get hired, fired or promoted. The big boys -- Google, Intel, etc. -- have already adopted this approach, and now small ... More >>
For Matt Damon and company, the message is the message.
The Mayan calendar is ticking steadily on toward expiration, but that is the least convincing sign of the apocalypse since Harold Camping predicted one in May. More persuasive: 5,000 dead blackbirds falling from the sky on January 1, 2011, the New York Observer trend piece on how young people aren ... More >>
Spike Jonze can't quite get the spirit of the Wild Things on screen.
Okay, skinny-jeans-wearing early twentysomethings with dirty hair, get ready to stand in line at the movie theater and reminisce about your youth (a.k.a. last year) because the film version of Where the Wild Things Are is due out in theaters in mid-October. OMFG!Apparently this movie is an event ... More >>
Josh Neufeld's Katrina comic isn't kid stuff
Have screenplay, will travel: Dave Eggers makes his film writing debut with Away We Go.
Dirty South rappers make the Academy Awards their bitch
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No hipster or Christian will survive Eef Barzelay's dry rage
Wes Anderson takes Bill Murray out to sea and strands him there